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Ranjith Dharma

Dstl funds synthetic biology research to boost UK’s defence capabilities

The UK Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) is investing in synthetic biology research to provide new applications improving the country’s defence and security capabilities.

Rheinmetall to deliver logistic vehicles to a Latin American customer

Rheinmetall has received a contract worth more than €53m to deliver logistic vehicles for an undisclosed Latin American customer.

Canadian Army conducts training to maintain Arctic readiness

Approximately 2,500 Canadian Army soldiers from the Regular Force, Primary Reserve and Canadian Rangers are participating in training exercises to maintain Arctic readiness.

FMV hands over Archer artillery systems to Swedish armed forces

The Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) has officially handed over the Archer artillery systems to the country’s armed forces and the artillery regiment.

BAE ready to demonstrate solution for ADF’s Land 400 programme

BAE Systems Australia has announced plans to demonstrate its armoured modular vehicle (AMV35) combat reconnaissance vehicle (CRV) for Phase 2 of the Australian Defence Force’s (ADF) Land 400 programme.

Kratos contracted to support US Army’s AGATCS system

National security solutions provider Kratos Defense & Security Solutions has been awarded an unmanned ground, sea, and aerial target system contract from the US Army.

Finnish forces receive approval to procure GMLRS munition from US

Finland defence minister Jussi Niinistö has allowed the country’s armed forces to procure munitions for a guided multiple launch rocket system (GMLRS) from the US.

US Army to develop new ‘second skin’ chemical-biological protection for soldiers

The US Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center (NSRDEC) is to develop ‘second skin’ chemical-biological protection for soldiers.

Konsberg to supply Protector MCRWS for US Army’s Stryker ICV

General Dynamics Land Systems (GDLS) has subcontracted Konsberg to supply a 30mm weapon system solution to the US Army.

CACI acquires L-3 National Security Solutions for $550m

CACI International has acquired L-3 National Security Solutions (NSS) for around $550m.